Think of London, and chances are your first thoughts are of the regality and riches of the Royal Family, glitz and glamour of the West End, or perhaps the style, sophistication and expensive shops of Kensington and Chelsea.
For some, such images could well be enough to put you off thinking of paying a visit to England’s capital city. After all, won’t it be a costly endeavour to visit London even for a short break?
At the Amsterdam Hotel, London’s visitors can still experience a once-in-a-lifetime visit without paying over the odds, especially if you take on board the following top tips for a London break Continue reading
On the surface, West London is hardly known for its subtlety. With the style and glamour of Chelsea, the fashionable Kensington and even the enormous Earls Court Exhibition Centre near to the Hotel Amsterdam, we’re practically surrounded by the big, the bold, and yes, the beautiful.
Yet that’s not to say the area doesn’t hold a few secrets close to its heart, and there’s a few things the locals -for good reason- like to keep to themselves.
Over the years that we’ve been running our hotel, Chelsea, Earls Court and West London as a whole have gradually begun to reveal those secrets to us. In turn, let us reveal them to you with five things you Continue reading
Think you know everything there is to know about London? You’d be surprised at all the hidden secrets this ancient city has tucked away. Beneath the super slick, fast paced exterior, London has lots of interesting gems to explore – here are just a few of the most interesting unknown facts about the city!
Fact 1 - London may be the capital city of England, but it’s also home to hundreds of languages apart from English! This vibrant multicultural capital boasts over 300 languages being spoken in it everyday – that’s more than anywhere else in the world. Continue reading